Being home to the famous NASCAR racing and the miles of white sand beaches, Daytona has always been a known year-round vacation destination. With the millions of local and foreign guests that flock the city each year, Daytona’s metropolitan area is now rapidly evolving into a family oriented Mecca that provides endless fun and adventure at any season of the year. The city is also home to the array of historical sites including the Oceanfront Boardwalk, the Main Street Pier, and the Oceanfront Park’s Clockwater. Also adding to the appeal of Daytona are the amazing golf courses designed by top golf course architects and designers. Some of the city’s finest greens that come with amazing golf vacation packages include the Indigo Lakes Golf Club, the Cypress Head Golf Club, the LPGA International – Champions Course, the LPGA International – Legends Course, and the Debary Golf and Country Club.
Challenging holes with over 7,100 yards of play from the back tees is what the Indigo Lakes Golf Club is all about. This par-72 layout was designed by the famous Lloyd Clifton and features Florida’s largest greens. All throughout the plush layout as well as the sloping and slightly elevated greens are the bunkers that add up to the challenge. In 1994, the course served as the home for the Sprint Championship of the LPGA Tour. The layout also features a driving range, chipping area, putting green, and the sand trap.
The Cypress Head Golf Club is the masterpiece of two renowned golf architects, Mike Dasher and Arthur Hills. The entire layout is set in Florida’s abundant topography that features wetlands, thick forests, and water to provide golfers of all ability levels the incomparable challenging tee times. The course also offers the widely spaced tee areas that allow over 6,800 yards of play.
The Champions Course of the LPGA International is among the signature courses of the famous Rees Jones that has become the all-time favorite among the tour players. This 7,088-yard traditional links style layout features the strategic mounding, the natural marsh areas, vast expanses of sand bunkers, the undulating greens, and beautiful lakes. Golfers of all skill level are provided with multiple options of shots in order to have the well-deserved and rewarding golf rounds.
Playability and variety is what the Legends Course of the LPGA International offers. Designed by the famed Arthur Hills, this par-72 layout is nestled in a superb natural setting with narrow pine corridors, natural wetlands, strategically placed water hazards, and the small greens. In order to get the appropriate challenging rounds from the proper tees, golfers of all handicap levels are challenged to make use of their minds ahead of their muscles.
The Debary Golf and Country Club is a Lloyd Clifton masterpiece that was rated with four stars by Golf Digest. This semi-private golf facility is also considered as protected habitat for the birds with the dense woods and vegetation. The course also features the true rolling greens, undulating fairways, and a water hazard on its 9th and 18th greens. With the challenging holes and picturesque backdrops, the Debary has been consistently considered as a qualifying site for the U.S. Open.